Candis Facer | 2016
Candis is one of the founders of the Huntsville Marathon. The Huntsville marathon is a 501c3 non profit that over the past 4 years has donated over $250,000 to non profits in Ogden Valley, ie: donated to the town of Huntsville, $40,000, to the 2 public schools, make a wish, Weber Pathways, both Eden and Liberty Parks, CERT. Candis has not only ran the Ogden Marathon 11 times but has ran at St George 14 times, Paris, Rome, New York, Chicago, Top of Utah, and a few others including the Prague marathon. Each year Candis takes the medals that she wins and donates them to someone that is having a trying time in their life, a death, medical issue, etc. She runs the marathon in their honor and has the medal engraved and donates it to them. Candis' motto to running is 'running is a celebration of life'.